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YesterYear Top 10s

below are the weekly national top ten hits from 30, 40, 50, 60 and 70 years ago
as reported by the music industry's two major trade publications
Billboard and Cash Box

charts updated today are displayed in yellow

view the charts side-by-side (with smaller fonts)


BILLBOARD - JULY 4, 1987 - 30 YEARS AGO
  1 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) - Whitney Houston
  2 Alone - Heart
  3 Shakedown - Bob Seger
  4 Head To Toe - Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam
  5 Songbird - Kenny G
  6 In Too Deep - Genesis
  7 Don't Disturb This Groove - The System
  8 Just To See Her - Smokey Robinson
  9 Point Of No Return - Expose
 10 Funkytown - Pseudo Echo

CASH BOX - JULY 4, 1987 - 30 YEARS AGO
  1 I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) - Whitney Houston
  2 Alone - Heart
  3 Head To Toe - Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam
  4 Songbird - Kenny G
  5 Shakedown - Bob Seger
  6 Always - Atlantic Starr
  7 In Too Deep - Genesis
  8 You Keep Me Hangin' On - Kim Wilde
  9 Just To See Her - Smokey Robinson
 10 Point Of No Return - Expose



BILLBOARD - JULY 2, 1977 - 40 YEARS AGO
  1 Gonna Fly Now (Theme From "Rocky") - Bill Conti
  2 Undercover Angel - Alan O'Day
  3 Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1) - Marvin Gaye
  4 Da Doo Ron Ron - Shaun Cassidy
  5 Looks Like We Made It - Barry Manilow
  6 Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
  7 I Just Want To Be Your Everything - Andy Gibb
  8 Angel In Your Arms - Hot
  9 Jet Airliner - The Steve Miller Band
 10 Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett

CASH BOX - JULY 2, 1977 - 40 YEARS AGO
  1 Undercover Angel - Alan O'Day
  2 Da Doo Ron Ron - Shaun Cassidy
  3 Lonely Boy - Andrew Gold
  4 Jet Airliner - The Steve Miller Band
  5 Gonna Fly Now (Theme From "Rocky") - Bill Conti
  6 Angel In Your Arms - Hot
  7 Got To Give It Up (Pt. 1) - Marvin Gaye
  8 I'm In You - Peter Frampton
  9 Margaritaville - Jimmy Buffett
 10 Looks Like We Made It - Barry Manilow



BILLBOARD - JULY 1, 1967 - 50 YEARS AGO
  1 Windy - The Association
  2 Groovin' - The Young Rascals
  3 Little Bit O' Soul - The Music Explosion
  4 San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair) - Scott McKenzie
  5 She'd Rather Be With Me - The Turtles
  6 Respect - Aretha Franklin
  7 Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
  8 Let's Live For Today - The Grass Roots
  9 Come On Down To My Boat - Every Mother's Son
 10 Don't Sleep In The Subway - Petula Clark

CASH BOX - JULY 1, 1967 - 50 YEARS AGO
  1 Windy - The Association
  2 She'd Rather Be With Me - The Turtles
  3 Groovin' - The Young Rascals
  4 Little Bit O' Soul - The Music Explosion
  5 Respect - Aretha Franklin
  6 Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
  7 San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair) - Scott McKenzie
  8 Let's Live For Today - The Grass Roots
  9 7-Rooms Of Gloom - The Four Tops
 10 Don't Sleep In The Subway - Petula Clark



BILLBOARD - JULY 1, 1957 - 60 YEARS AGO
  1 Love Letters In The Sand - Pat Boone
  2 Bye Bye Love - The Everly Brothers
  3 So Rare - Jimmy Dorsey
  4 Teddy Bear - Elvis Presley
  5 Searchin' - The Coasters
  6 A Teenager's Romance - Ricky Nelson
  7 Dark Moon - Gale Storm
  8 All Shook Up - Elvis Presley
  9 A White Sport Coat - Marty Robbins
 10 Valley Of Tears - Fats Domino

CASH BOX - JUNE 29, 1957 - 60 YEARS AGO
  1 Love Letters In The Sand - Pat Boone
  2 Bye Bye Love - The Everly Brothers
  3 So Rare - Jimmy Dorsey
  4 A White Sport Coat - Marty Robbins
  5 Dark Moon - Gale Storm
  6 It's Not For Me To Say - Johnny Mathis
  7 Searchin' - The Coasters
  8 Start Movin' - Sal Mineo
  9 All Shook Up - Elvis Presley
 10 Little Darlin' - The Diamonds



BILLBOARD - JUNE 28, 1947 - 70 YEARS AGO
  1 Chi-Baba Chi-Baba - Perry Como
  2 Peg O' My Heart - The Harmonicats
  3 I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Eddy Howard
  4 Peg O' My Heart - The Three Suns
  5 Across The Alley From The Alamo - The Mills Brothers
  6 That's My Desire - Sammy Kaye
  7 Peg O' My Heart - Art Lund
  8 I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Guy Lombardo
  9 Mam'selle - Art Lund
 10 Temptation - Red Ingle and the Natural Seven with Cinderella G. Stump

CASH BOX - JUNE 30, 1947 - 70 YEARS AGO
  1 Peg O' My Heart - The Harmonicats : Suns : Lund
  2 Mam'selle - Art Lund
  3 Chi-Baba Chi-Baba - Perry Como
  4 Across The Alley From The Alamo - The Mills Brothers
  5 That's My Desire - Sammy Kaye
  6 Linda - Ray Noble and his Orchestra with Buddy Clark
  7 I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder - Eddy Howard : Lombardo
  8 My Adobe Hacienda - Eddy Howard
  9 Heartaches - Ted Weems
 10 Ivy - Jo Stafford






















































































































































































































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